Weekend Book Buzz – 15/16 September 2018

Weekend Book Buzz

Welcome to the Weekend Book Buzz! It’s a case of ‘better late than never’ this week, after a busy week and an even busier weekend! I hope you’ve all managed to stay safe from Hurricane Flo. ❤

~ Fiction Aficionado ~

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Top Ten Tuesday Indie & Small Press Love
Word Nerd WednesdayForty Winks
First Line Friday
 My Hands Came Away Red by Lisa McKay

~ Blog Tours ~

Click on the graphics below to go to the home page for each tour.

TLC Book Tours

Ending 21 September 2018 – Formula for Deception by Carrie Stuart Parks
Ending 28 September 2018 – White as Silence, Red as Song by Alessandro D’Avenia

Formula for Deception White as Silence

Celebrate Lit

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11 Sept Gone-to-Texas-FB-Banner-copy

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JustRead Tours

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~ Giveaways ~

Anyone who comments on a post at Inspy Romance between 20 August and 19 September will go into the draw to win one of eleven prize bundles plus a grand prize! And some are specifically for international (non-US) readers! Click on the graphic below to find out more!


And here’s another fantastic giveaway opportunity from Pelican Book Group, ending 20 September 2018. There are ten different prizes to be won including Kindles! Plus, you’ll find a whole lot of books listed on sale for $0.99. What’s not to love? Click on the graphic for all the details.

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Melissa Tagg has an autumn giveaway to celebrate five years since the release of her first book. Giveaway closes 21 September 2018. Click on the graphic to enter!

Melissa Tagg autumn giveaway

Here are some Goodreads giveaways for September. Click on the cover to enter.

Ending 18 September 2018 (US only)
An Hour Unspent In Times Gone By The Cost of Betrayal The First Love The Sound of Distant Thunder

Ending 2 October 2018 (US only)
Legacy of Mercy Shelter of the Most High The Christmas Heirloom Reluctant Warrior Spine.indd Rise of the Mystics

Ending 4 October 2018 (US only)
Hidden in the Stars

Ending 8 October 2018 (US only)
Burden of Proof

Ending 9 October 2018 (US only)
Lethal Target

You can find more great giveaways by following this board on Pinterest.  And don’t forget that Celebrate Lit has giveaways associated with their blog tours! (Linked above in the Blog Tours)

~ Cover Reveals ~

Julie Lessman has revealed the cover for A Dream Fulfilled, a Christmas story releasing on 20 October 2018. You can pre-order for just $1.99: https://amzn.to/2pcP8Sk

The full cover has also been revealed for Fate of the Watchman by Chad Pettit. You can find out more about this title at the author’s website: https://www.chadpettit.net/blog/2018/8/28/fate-of-the-watchman-cover-reveal-scavenger-hunt-and-giveaway

A Dream Fulfilled Fate of the Watchman

~ Events ~

Here’s an event with a bit of a difference for you. You could visit the Southern mansions that are the settings for some of Tamera Alexander’s much-loved Civil War era novels. Word is places are filling quickly, so jump over to this website pronto if you want more details! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/southern-mansion-reader-weekend-with-author-tamera-alexander-tickets-48371838471

Tamara Alexander weekend

~ Pre-Orders ~

* Links to Amazon are affiliate links. Click here for more details.

Be one of the first 150 to pre-order Tosca Lee’s upcoming release The Line Between (releasing Jan 2019) and you could claim a prize! Just email your receipt to Cindy@ToscaLee.com!

Tosca preorder

And the following books are now up for pre-order, releasing in September and October. Click on the graphics below to pre-order:

Releasing 20 September 2018: Lies We Tell Ourselves by Amy Matayo ($3.99)
Releasing 28 September 2018:
All Made Up by Kara Isaac ($3.99)
Releasing 30 September 2018:  Rose in Three Quarter Time by Rachel McMillan ($2.99)
Releasing 2 October 2018: A Christmas to Remember Novella Collection ($0.99)
Releasing 16 October 2018: The Ways We Fall Apart by Christina Coryell ($3.95)
Releasing 25 October 2018: Emerald Illusion by J. Rodes ($2.99)
Releasing 25 October 2018:  When You Look at Me by Pepper Basham ($4.99)


~ New Releases ~

First of all, there’s a new Thanksgiving-themed collection that has just released!

6 September 2018 – Gone to Texas by Caryl McAdoo
7 September 2018 – Gateway to the West by Susette Williams
8 September 2018 – Trail to Clear Creek by Kit Morgan
9 September 2018 – Heart and Home by P. Creeden
11 September 2018 – Daughter of Defiance by Heather Blanton
12 September 2018 – Nugget Nate by George H. McVey
13 September 2018 – Unmistakably Yours by Kristin Holt
14 September 2018 – No Turning Back by Lynette Sowell
14 September 2018 – Esther’s Temptation by Lena Nelson Dooley

Thanksgiving collection

Releasing 13 September 2018

Releasing 18 September 2018

Releasing 20 September 2018

Previous Releases for September


~ eBook Sales ~

On sale until 18 September 2018 ($0.99-$2.99)

On sale until 19 September 2018 ($1.99)

On sale until 20 September 2018 ($0.99)

Remember that giveaway I mentioned earlier. If you click on the graphic below, you’ll also find a whole lot of books on sale for $0.99, including A Love Restored by Kelly Goshorn.

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On sale until 23 September 2018 ($1.99)

On sale until 30 September 2018 ($0.99-$2.99)

Monthly specials for September: 




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Have a great weekend!

If you have any bookish news you would like to see in future editions of the Weekend Book Buzz, I’d love to hear from you! 

About Fiction Aficionado

Homeschooling mum, word lover, reader extraordinaire, and follower of Christ
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3 Responses to Weekend Book Buzz – 15/16 September 2018

  1. Amanda Geaney says:

    There’s a lot to love in this weekend’s edition!


  2. Janet W. Ferguson says:

    Thanks for the mention of our Christmas collection!

    Liked by 1 person

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